From Direct2Dell, the company's official corporate blog:

Introducing More Choice: Dell Introduces Venue 8 Pro and Venue 10 Pro Tablets

Dell’s focus on continued innovation in this space is enhanced with two new professional-grade tablets we will be making available in mid-November: the Venue 8 Pro 5000 Series and the Venue 10 Pro 5000 Series - both designed to further expand the capabilities offered for organizations in the healthcare, retail/hospitality, education and manufacturing spaces. Each deliver:

  • Best-in-class security with the Dell Data Protection suite that encompasses comprehensive encryption, advanced authentication and leading-edge malware prevention.
  • Speed, reliability and fanless design, built on Intel® AtomTM Quad Core processors.
  • Advanced manageability through automated and streamlined system deployment, monitoring and updating, Dell Configuration Services and product lifecycle planning.
  • Outstanding reliability with MIL-STD testing for real-life conditions, backed by the industry’s leading support and coverage with Dell ProSupport Plus.
  • Unmatched Dell expertise as the Microsoft Partner of the Year, ranking No.1 in Windows deployment; built on the foundation of Windows 10.
  • Active pen featuring Wacom technology for a true writing experience with accuracy and natural feel.

  • 2x2 Wi-Fi, LTE and optional NFC so workers can stay connected.
  • Accessories and imaging for specialized verticals.

Venue 8 Pro 5000 Series Tablet

With a thin and light hand-held design, weighing in at under one pound, the Venue 8 Pro was created for companies that require specialized applications and on-the-go productivity. Some key Venue 8 Pro features include:

  • Handheld design for use on-the-go
  • 8-inch HD (1280x800) & FHD (1920x1200) touch display
  • Optional NFC support for additional security
  • USB Type C docking (coming in 2016) so users only need one cable for power, data, video and a desktop experience
  • 2x2 AC WLAN and optional WWAN
  • Starting at $299 in North America

Venue 10 Pro 5000 Series Tablet

With an innovative 2-in-1 keyboard, the thin and light Venue 10 Pro is ideal for workers who need a balance between mobility and intensive productivity. The Venue 10 Pro offers:

  • 2-in-1 keyboard that delivers an exceptional Continuum experience for a seamless transition between tablet and desktop modes
  • 10.1-inch FHD (1920x1200) touch display
  • High quality dual speakers and microphones for easy and reliable interaction with the Cortana personal virtual assistant
  • Multiple ports, including USB Type C, USB Type A, microHDMI, headset jack, microSD card reader and noble lock slot (on tablet)
  • 2x2 AC WLAN and optional WWAN and NFC
  • Starting at $429 in North America
AuthorRick Rodriguez